Saturday, 23 June 2018
Latest news
Home » Sports

Sports

Michigan State Walk-On Being Investigated for Groping Woman

perth_map

A female student accused freshman guard Brock Washington of forcibly groping her without permission in August, according to the report. He has suited up for every game this season for No. The day the story was published, Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio refuted an allegation within that report that he had personally handled a sexual assault allegation made against one of his players and not reported it to police or school authorities. Read More »

Khabib Reveals UFC Will "100 Percent" Strip Conor McGregor's Title

perth_map

Nurmagomedov spoke to TMZ Sports in a recent interview in which discussed the current whereabouts of the Irishman, his future in MMA and also the prospect of the two of them facing off in his home country of Russian Federation. Long time? He's a boxing guy.... Dana White has yet to make an official decision. Floyd Mayweather's camp wants an MMA fight against CM PunkWhat's the story? "I have had many in my storied career and this was most certainly one of them". Read More »

West Bromwich Albion players 'quizzed over stealing taxi'

perth_map

The bottom-of-the-table West Brom players - including England international's Gareth Barry and Jake Livermore - were on a training camp this week with boss Alan Pardew . "They eventually returned it to their hotel and we got a call from the receptionist saying they had parked outside the hotel". The players were not arrested but were reportedly taken to the station as suspects being investigation for the theft of a vehicle. Read More »

Tottenham Stage Dramatic Comeback In Champions League

perth_map

We were sloppy and conceded two goals in nine minutes, but the character we showed was fantastic. "But [for] 83 minutes I think we dominate Juventus and that is a thing to prize, because not many teams can come here and dominate a team like Juventus ". Read More »

Mitt Romney formally announces run for Utah Senate seat

perth_map

Sources close to Romney said that he and his family maintain their home in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, as he runs for the U.S. Senate seat in Utah. Romney's announcement Friday that he is running for the U.S. He said he spoke with Romney after the Tribune article was published, and Romney told him he would travel all corners of Utah to hear people's concerns. Read More »

Team India's Historic Win In SA

perth_map

South Africa's all-time leading Test wicket-taker added, "Is it a great thing to win the ODI series or is it a great achievement to come and win a Test series in South Africa , which you haven't done?" Already 4-1 up in the series, the visitors chose to rest paceman Bhuvneshwar Kumar and included youngster Shardul Thakur in the playing XI while the hosts made four changes after the 73-run loss in the fifth ODI at Port Elizabeth . Read More »

Wozniacki agitates over rival's grunting in Qatar win

Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki continued her sensational start to the season beating two-time Grand Slam victor Angelique Kerber in three sets on Friday (Feb 16) in Qatar. But she seemed relatively untroubled breaking her opponent's serve late in each set to advance to the last eight. Obviously, I've watched her play for many years and she's one of my idols for sure. Read More »

'Grown up' Tottenham have learned to fight back, says Eriksen

perth_map

Pochettino heavily criticised Rochdale's pitch when the draw was made, the League One side having covered the boggy turf with large quantities of sand to make the surface playable for their tie with Millwall in the previous round. And, despite this, the intense pressure to deliver would not diminish. They are capable of making good decisions in the time provided and have all the skills they need. Read More »

Andre Ayew to miss FA Cup trip to Sheffield Wednesday

perth_map

They have lost just once in 11 games and are unbeaten in nine games which has seen them unexpectedly climb out of the bottom three since the 52-year-old was appointed in December. Tammy Abraham, who scored twice in Swansea's 8-1 fourth round-replay win over Notts County, is likely to play while Swedish global goalkeeper Kristoffer Nordfeldt will replace Lukasz Fabianski for his fifth FA Cup start of the season. Read More »

Mets Reach Agreement On 2-Year Deal With Lefty Vargas

perth_map

Multiple media outlets report the deal includes performance bonuses and a club option for 2020. Vargas should now slot in behind Noah Syndergaard , Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey in the Mets' rotation this season. In his first 16 starts, Vargas had a 12-3 record with a 2.22 ERA and opponents hit just.237 against him. This will be the second time Vargas joins the Mets after a quick cup of coffee 11 years ago where he saw action in only two starts. Read More »

Adrien Rabiot Takes Aim at Neymar & PSG Teammates After Champions League Collapse

perth_map

The 22-year-old French global midfielder was huge throughout with his first Champions League goal of the season the icing on the cake of a high-calibre display. Casagrande accused the 26-year-old of selfishness and said Brazil was "creating a monster which some call a genius". "I am happy with the way that we played but unhappy with the result . Read More »

Paul Pogba Demands Jose Mourinho Change His Tactics

perth_map

The Portuguese coach has, however, told reporters when quizzed on rumours of a rift: "When you say "a lot of speculation" you should say a lot of lies". Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane says the debate over which tactical system suits Paul Pogba must end as he should be flexible enough to perform in any role. Read More »

[PyeongChang 2018] British IOC member expelled from Olympics after run-in with security

perth_map

The IOC announced the departure on Thursday and apologised for Mr Pengilly's behaviour, saying that the organisation was "extremely sorry for the incident that he caused". He was a member of the coordination commission for the Pyeongchang Olympics and the evaluation commission for the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing. "He blocked my path, came close to me, and asked to see my accreditation". Read More »

ESPN, Fox both trying to hire Peyton Manning as TV analyst

perth_map

The Worldwide Leader in Sports is reportedly willing to "back up the truck" for Manning. But since retiring two years ago Manning hasn't wanted to become a broadcaster, and hasn't really landed on any post-playing career. Fox has Joe Buck and Kevin Burkhardt on hand, though they also split their time with the Major League Baseball and Sunday football. No matter where Manning goes, or if he turns down both networks, there will still be big changes. Read More »

Team Canada off to strong start, with room to improve

perth_map

General manager Sean Burke and coach Willie Desjardins don't need the equivalent of a full, productive season from two of the Team Canada players that were among the closest to being National Hockey League stars. Just 52 seconds after the second Bourque goal, Wolski danced past a Swiss defender to pick the top corner at 5:52, dropping to his knee and giving a big fist pump in celebration. Read More »

Red Sox Have Deal In Place With Eduardo Nunez

perth_map

Nunez will have to undergo a physical before the deal becomes official, which has added importance after his season ended previous year with him reinjuring his right knee. Nunez, if healthy, could provide a proven bat to play second base while Pedroia continues to recover, though his presence could make it hard for the Sox to carry both Brock Holt and Blake Swihart on the 25-man roster. Read More »

Nuggets sink 24 3-pointers, outgun Bucks

perth_map

The Nuggets sank 24 of 40 attempts - one shy of the National Basketball Association record and the joint best in franchise history. Taj Gibson scored a career-high 28 points for the Timberwolves, with Jimmy Butler contributing 24. But the fact that they're starting to play so well now is troubling for the rest of the west. Jokić and the Nuggets are currently sixth, just a half-game behind the Oklahoma City Thunder for fifth. Read More »

Justin Bieber And Quavo Join The 2018 All-Star Celebrity Game Rosters

perth_map

When considering for whom this is a worse look, it's fair to initially take aim at by far the most important sports team in all of Southern California. I see what our record is and how many games I've been out [11-7]. "I guess you can do stuff like this now". People were excited to see the chosen teams play, but now, they have to wait and hope they will be able to repeat as an all-star selection next season. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp praises "outstanding" work ethic and "fantastic" goals at Porto

perth_map

Jurgen Klopp's side qualified unbeaten top of their group after scoring 23 goals, a record for an English club and a competition total surpassed only by Paris St Germain (25), also this season. Porto coach Sergio Conceicao is hoping his stingy defence can thwart the Liverpool offensive - they have conceded just once in the last six league and cup games. Read More »

Italy's Michela Moioli Wins Gold In Women's Snowboard Cross

perth_map

The sport's most decorated rider, Jacobellis has failed to return to the podium since settling for silver after an ill-advised jump in 2006 while she was clear in the lead. She was passed by one rider on a midcourse jump, then another on the subsequent curve. Jacobellis said: "Knowing that a medal doesn't define me as an athlete and that I have an eclectic resume, and am still here and haven't given up, I'm going to put my heart into it and try as hard as I can". Read More »

Liverpool talks for €70m Alisson

perth_map

The Brazilian has been a sensation in Serie A and the Champions League this term. Liverpool FC could be dealt a blow in their pursuit of a top goalkeeper as Roma prepare to hand Alisson a new contract, according to reports in Italy. Read More »

Gastro Impacting Hundreds of People at Winter Olympics

perth_map

The KCDC said that as of 4 p.m. Monday, a total of 194 cases have been confirmed, as 17 additional people were found to have been affected by the virus, which causes vomiting and diarrhea . Organisers had to call in military personnel to replace them. No athletes have been reported as affected, an organising committee official said, adding that water contamination has been traced as the source of the outbreak at the Horeb youth centre. Read More »

Bernardo Silva: 'Manchester City not Champions League favourites'

perth_map

Even with the tough Premier League schedules our teams face, they are still producing great results even away from home. This team is pretty good, right? He is particularly light in midfield and his problems with Paul Pogba won't be resolved until he can find a top-rank playmaker. Read More »

Asian stocks take US inflation numbers in their stride

perth_map

Indeed, the dollar failed to gain momentum after data on Wednesday showed USA inflation was stronger than expected in January, sending Treasury yields to four-year highs, as investors bet the Federal Reserve could increase interest rates as many as four times this year. Read More »

Guptill claims runs record as NZ set big chase

perth_map

Having debuted in 2009, Guptill has been one of the most feared openers in world cricket. Along the way, Guptill also notched up his second T20I hundred of only 49 balls. Opening the innings with Colin Munro , who helped himself to a quickfire 33-ball 76, the duo stitched a first-wicket partnership of 132 in 10.2 overs. Read More »

Canada started in the Olympic hockey tournament with victory over Switzerland

perth_map

That means Team USA and Canada can entirely skip the next round of games, the quarterfinals. Slovakia is next, in a game that starts at 10:10 p.m. ET on Thursday. Even American coach Robb Stauber was getting in on the act after the game. This time, it wasn't Shannon Szabados baffling the U.S.in its showdown with archrival Canada. Read More »

Arsenal ease to victory, Batshuayi grabs Dortmund win

perth_map

Dortmund hadn't won in eight previous appearances and only joined the Europa League after finishing third in its Champions League group. Arsenal went 2-0 up 11 minutes later when a fizzed-in cross from Henrikh Mkhitaryan deflected off the back-side of defender Sotiris Papagiannopoulos and beat a helpless Keita, who was left no time to react in the Ostersunds goal. Read More »

LeBron James Rips Trump - He Doesn't 'Give a F*** About the People'

perth_map

On "The Ingraham Angle" on Thursday night, host Laura Ingraham described the "rich, spoiled pro-athlete's" rant as "barely intelligible". "Or, as someone once said, 'Shut up and dribble'". The video was put together by Uninterrupted partnered with Uber. "When we're talking about leadership, and what's going on in our country, it's all about leadership", Mr. Read More »

Place Raptors reach 40 wins by outshooting Heat

perth_map

The last time these two teams met back on January 9, the Heat managed to win in stunning fashion with a last-second shot. But the Heat made things hard, rallying from a 17-point deficit and coming within two points at 114-112 with 6.6 seconds remaining. Read More »